Financial Controller

Recruiter
KennedyPearce Consulting
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a property company based in the city who are seeking an exceptional Financial Controller who is looking at taking the next step in their career progression. You will manage the day-to-day operations of accounting and assist in providing financial leadership to the business.

Primary responsibilities include financial analysis and financial reporting, budgeting/forecasting, audit and control, asset and liability reconciliation, working capital and cash control. You ensure that the internal financial control systems are in place.

Role includes:

  • Weekly cash flow forecasting
  • Holding weekly cash flow meetings with the Commercial Directors
  • Overseeing the Finance team to ensure that all subcontractor and supplier payments are processed timely and accurately. Managing a team of 4.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Overseeing sales invoicing and managing debtors
  • Audit planning

Skills and experience

  • At least three years in a similar role | Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, CIMA)
  • Previous experience working in property/ construction
  • High level of analytical skill required
  • The capacity to plan ahead and forecast future trends
  • A strong entrepreneurial outlook and commercial awareness